National Women's Health Network Records
National Women's Health Network Records, 1963-2011 (Bulk: 1976-2000)
239 boxes (103.25 linear ft.)
Collection number: 360
Non-profit women's health advocacy organization focusing on the diversity of women's experiences; advocating women's self-determination in all aspects of their reproductive and sexual health; establishing universal health care that meets the needs of diverse women; monitoring the actions of federal regulatory and funding agencies, industry, and health care professions; providing women with objective health information from a feminist viewpoint; and supporting grassroots action. The records document activities, programs, and projects over a thirty year period.
Terms of Access and Use:
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The Records are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection with the following exceptions: researchers are required to sign a Records Access Agreement agreeing not to identify NWHN program participants who are still living without their written permissions and a portion of the Depo-Provera registry in Series VIII is closed until 2065.
The Sophia Smith Collection owns copyright to the records of the organization. Permission must be obtained to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use." Copyright to materials authored by others may be owned by those individuals or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.
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